Eden, NC
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Eden, NC crime analytics


With a crime rate of 49 per one thousand residents, Eden has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 20. Within North Carolina, more than 88% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Eden.

Importantly, when you compare Eden to other communities of similar population, then Eden crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Eden does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Eden does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Eden.

For Eden, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Eden is one in 188.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Eden is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Eden, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 23, which is a rate of 44 per one thousand population.

Eden Crime Data

 
Crime Index

6

(100 is safest)


Safer than 6% of U.S. Cities

Eden Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

82

673

755

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.32

43.69

49.02

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Eden 5.32
North Carolina 3.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 188

in Eden

1 in 288

in North Carolina
Eden VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 15,403
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Eden 43.69
North Carolina 27.50
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 23

in Eden

1 in 36

in North Carolina
Eden Property CRIMES
Population: 15,403
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Eden Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Eden 55
North Carolina 27